The Theatres Trust

Campaigners outraged as City of London releases Mermaid Theatre developer from £6m donation deal

30th September 2008

Read more at The Stage
Campaigners outraged as City of London releases Mermaid Theatre developer from £6m donation deal
Published: 30 September 2008


Sheffield Theatre Square £4m revamp likely to win go-ahead

29th September 2008

Read more at Yorkshire Post
Sheffield Theatre Square £4m revamp likely to win go-ahead
Published: 29 September 2008


Theatr Gwynedd's new arts centre plans unveiled

29th September 2008

Read more at BBC News
Theatr Gwynedd’s new arts centre plans unveiled
Published: 29 September 2008


Bradford Odeon revamp plans go on display

29th September 2008

Plans for a £55m development on the site of Bradford’s historic Odeon cinema are being put on public display. The Bradford Odeon Rescue Group (Borg) have been fighting to save the building which they say is an iconic landmark. Bradford Council said restoring the Princes Way site would be too costly. A new development, with offices and apartments, is planned for the site.

Source: BBC News


How to flood the Young Vic . . .

28th September 2008

Chris Clay, Head of Production at the Young Vic turns the main house into South London’s biggest paddling pool for In the Red and Brown Water by Tarell Alvin McCraney.

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Scarborough Open-air theatre approval likely

26th September 2008

The derelict open-air theatre is due to be transformed to become the centrepiece of a £150m development amid hopes a Yorkshire resort will cultivate an international reputation for the arts. The multi-million-pound scheme is aimed at breathing new life into Scarborough by providing leisure and entertainment facilities. Council officials have recommended the application be given the go-ahead when planning and development councillors meet in early October.

Source: Yorkshire Post


Trust campaigns to redevelop historic Dumfries theatre

26th September 2008

Read more at The Stage
Trust campaigns to redevelop historic Dumfries theatre
Published: 26 September 2008


Monmouth's Savoy Theatre closure is lifted

25th September 2008

Read more at Wales Online
Monmouth’s Savoy Theatre closure is lifted
Published: 25 September 2008


Travelling Opera House is world's smallest

25th September 2008

Read more at South Wales Argus
Travelling Opera House is world’s smallest
Published: 25 September 2008


Row erupts over Baths Hall scheme

25th September 2008

Read more at BBC News
Row erupts over Baths Hall scheme
Published: 25 September 2008


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